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    PNW Idea Jam

    March 28th, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    PNW Idea Jam Hello Pastor! I pray that all is well with you and your ministry. I wanted to send out a little reminder about our PNW Idea Jam that is coming up. Here are the details. When: March 29th, This Saturday Where: 1001 Time: 10 am – 2 pm (Lunch will be provided) Why: […]

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    JC & Joyce Baughman

    February 24th, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    JC & Joyce Baughman, Pastors of our Church in Omak Wa (New Hope Chapel) were in a single car rollover accident Saturday afternoon. Joyce passed away and JC sustained multiple broken ribs, cuts & bruises. He was released from the hospital Sunday evening. A Special Service Honoring Joyce is being scheduled for Saturday March 1st […]

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    Katy Perry – Why Pastors’ Kids Go Awry

    February 18th, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    Katy Perry is currently the highest profile P.K. that has gone awry.  In a recent interview, she said she is no longer a Christian and doesn’t believe in heaven, hell, or “an old man sitting on a throne.” Katy represents a host of P.K.’s who have struggled with their faith.  Recent stats from Barna research […]

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    Church, Make Room For Young Leaders

    January 31st, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    What some aging Christians need from the younger generation is an invitation to lean into the local church, and not retreat or retire. But others from the older generation need a different challenge—a summons to lay aside suspicion of everyone young enough to be your child, a charge to dispose of a derogatory view of the […]

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    Edith M. Heard

    January 22nd, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    (This article appeared in our National PCG e-Newsletter.) We are saddened by the loss of our sister in Christ, Rev. Edith Heard, but rejoice to know that she is now in the arms of our Savior, Jesus Christ. Visitation will be held from 1-2 pm on Thursday, January 16 at Parker Mortuary in Joplin, MO. […]

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    Why Men Sleep During a Sermon

    January 15th, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    Why Men Sleep During a Sermon: And How to Keep Them Awake! Author: David Murrow 12/27/13 Most pastors see themselves as preachers first. They naturally want to maximize their pulpit time. Indeed, sermon length is increasing worldwide. However, I want to identify compelling reasons to keep a man’s rapt attention. There’s very little evidence to […]

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    What’s New

    January 4th, 2014 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    We are so excited to bring in 2014 with a bang!!! To kick off the new year we have updated our events page as well as added some new features.  First of all we have now linked the e-Newletter into the website.  This means that you can view any past e-Newsletters under our “Resources” tab […]

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    IMPACT Appalachia

    November 4th, 2013 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

                      Be a part of our outreach to the Appalachian region this Christmas season on December 5-8, 2013.  You can partner with us by going on the trip or by donating to the trip.  For more information, questions, or to find out the various ways you can contribute, please […]

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    Your Unchurched Neighbors Don’t Want a Watered-Down Sermon but They Might Want This

    October 12th, 2013 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    By: Carey Nieuwhof   Can you craft a message series for unchurched people and still be faithful to scripture? Absolutely. Can you preach to a room full of churched people and unchurched people at the same time with the same message and help them both take a step in their faith? Without a doubt, yes. […]

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    Pastors: Your Theology Doesn’t Matter (At Least Not the Way You Think)

    October 4th, 2013 | Blog | Page Editor | No Comments

    I have a Nike+ running watch that tracks distance, pace, calories and GPS. I wear it while I run, and it gives me instant feedback. When I’m done running, I plug it into my computer, and it tracks my progress over time. It’s really a great piece of equipment. But mine started messing up. And […]

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